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Offbeat LepreCon invades downtown Portland to benefit police charity LepreCon invades downtown Portland to benefit police charity(Photo Gallery)(Video)
From around a corner in downtown Portland, a tall woman appears with a large Irish flag floating behind her on a pole, her small shorts and top matching the bright neon colors of the flag.

Moments later, a cheery horde of green-clad revelers pour around the corner as well, dancing and skipping their way down the sidewalk to their next stop.
Offbeat LA temblor sparks social media trend for 'Earthquake Face' LA temblor sparks social media trend for 'Earthquake Face'
Monday morning's 4.4-magntitude earthquake in Los Angeles is not the only thing spurring interest on social media. Anchor Chris Schauble was live on air at KTLA during the quake, and his reaction has the hashtag #EarthquakeFace trending. Watch the video, and you'll understand.
Offbeat Hockey fans sue arena over beer prices Hockey fans sue arena over beer prices
A handful of Idaho hockey fans are suing a Boise arena, saying they were duped into thinking a $7 beer contains more brew than a $4 beer.
Offbeat Dogs 'muttbomb' celebrities to boost adoptions Dogs 'muttbomb' celebrities to boost adoptions
So-called muttbombing, the Photoshopped doggie version of photobombing, where someone slips into a picture without the subject knowing, has proved so popular online it has touched off requests from shelters across the country and overseas.